Some experts may recommend
vaginal boric acid capsules as a treatment option for
vaginal yeast infection, particularly infections that
can't be cured by prescription or nonprescription antifungal yeast infection
medicines.1 Boric acid is a
white, crystalline chemical substance that has antifungal and antiviral
properties. It is used in various pharmaceutical products and is also available
without a prescription.
If you are pregnant, do not use vaginal
boric acid treatment.
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March 12, 2014
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